Yo Group becomes distributor of Japanese anti-cancer functional food in Vietnam

Yo Group becomes distributor of Japanese anti-cancer functional food in Vietnam

Yo Group JSC of Vietnam and Nakanihon Capsule JSC, a Japanese functional food producer, on May 21 signed a contract to produce and supply functional food in the Vietnamese... Read more »
Doosan Vina exports over 3,000 tonnes of steel structures to Japan

Doosan Vina exports over 3,000 tonnes of steel structures to Japan

Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam shipped 331 tonnes of steel structures to Japan’s IHI Transport Machinery in Fukushima prefecture on May 20. Read more »
Officials of Japan, Philippines, Australia talk regional security

Officials of Japan, Philippines, Australia talk regional security

Senior officials of Japan had separate phone talks with the Philippine and Australian sides on May 19 to discuss issues in bilateral ties and regional security. Read more »
Conference to seek ways for boosting farm produce export to Japan

Conference to seek ways for boosting farm produce export to Japan

The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the Vietnam Trade Office in Japan will jointly organise an online conference on June 2... Read more »
PMs look to boost Vietnam – Japan partnership

PMs look to boost Vietnam – Japan partnership

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and his Japanese counterpart Suga Yoshihide lauded the growing Vietnam – Japan ties and discussed ways to boost the two nations’ extensive strategic partnership at... Read more »
Vietnam ready to monitor lychee exports to Japan

Vietnam ready to monitor lychee exports to Japan

Japan has authorised Vietnamese quarantine officers to replace their Japanese counterparts and directly supervise batches of lychee exports, which must be sterilised prior to being exported to the country, Hoang... Read more »
Shortage of workers in Japan under discussions

Shortage of workers in Japan under discussions

Permanent Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry Hoang Quang Phong and Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Fukuroi city in Japan (FCCI) Kinji... Read more »
President holds phone talks with Japanese Prime Minister

President holds phone talks with Japanese Prime Minister

Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 11 held phone talks with Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide, during which they agreed to step up cooperation in the COVID-19 fight. Read more »
Funeral service for two Vietnamese victims in landslide in Japan

Funeral service for two Vietnamese victims in landslide in Japan

A funeral has been held in Japan’s Miyazaki prefecture for four victims of a landslide in Shiiba village, including two Vietnamese trainees, according to the Vietnamese Consulate General in... Read more »
Deputy PM lauds contributions of Japan’s financial, credit organisations

Deputy PM lauds contributions of Japan’s financial, credit organisations

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh on April 28 hosted a reception for Masahiro Yoshimura, General Manager of Business Development Department at Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG), who is... Read more »
World’s largest trade deal RCEP ratified in Japan

World’s largest trade deal RCEP ratified in Japan

Japan's parliament ratified on April 28 the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) – the world’s largest free trade deal. Read more »
Foreign Ministers of Vietnam, Japan seek to promote extensive strategic partnership

Foreign Ministers of Vietnam, Japan seek to promote extensive strategic partnership

Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son held a phone talk with his Japanese counterpart Motegi Toshimitsu on April 27, during which the two agreed to further enhance exchanges at all levels,... Read more »
13th National Party Congress’ outcomes informed to Japanese Communist Party

13th National Party Congress’ outcomes informed to Japanese Communist Party

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Le Hoai Trung on April 26 chaired a teleconference to inform the Japanese Communist Party (JCP) on the outcomes of... Read more »
Japan hails ASEAN’s efforts to achieve peaceful solution to Myanmar

Japan hails ASEAN’s efforts to achieve peaceful solution to Myanmar

Chief Cabinet Secretary of Japan Katsunobu Kato has praised ASEAN’s efforts to achieve a peaceful solution to the situation in Myanmar. ​ Read more »
Japan helps Vietnam in oceanographic research, plastic waste settlement

Japan helps Vietnam in oceanographic research, plastic waste settlement

Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha and Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Yamada Takio on April 23 signed an exchange of notes on two non-projects on receiving an... Read more »
Japan provides Philippines with 1 million USD rescue equipment

Japan provides Philippines with 1 million USD rescue equipment

The Government of Japan has provided the Philippines’ military with its Self-Defence Force’s rescue system, worth about 120 million JPY (over 1 million USD), via Official Development Assistance (ODA). Read more »
Japan-Vietnam Fest to open in HCM City at weekend

Japan-Vietnam Fest to open in HCM City at weekend

The seventh Japan-Vietnam Festival will be held on April 17 and 18 at the September 23 Park in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 1. Read more »
Japanese, Malaysian defence chiefs discuss regional issues

Japanese, Malaysian defence chiefs discuss regional issues

Japanese Defence Minister Kishi Nobuo and his Malaysian counterpart Dato' Sri Ismail Sabri bin Yaakob expressed their deep concerns over the current situation in Myanmar and affirmed their intent to... Read more »
Japan’s Ube Construction Materials forms sales unit in Vietnam

Japan’s Ube Construction Materials forms sales unit in Vietnam

Japan's Ube Construction Materials Co. has set up a subsidiary in Ho Chi Minh City to sell waterproof agents and other construction materials in Vietnam and other Southeast Asian... Read more »
Japan presents medical equipment to Hue Central Hospital

Japan presents medical equipment to Hue Central Hospital

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on April 9 presented a number of medical equipment to the Hue Central Hospital to support the facility to respond to the COVID-19... Read more »
Vietnam’s new leaders to continue promoting ties with Japan: Japanese media

Vietnam’s new leaders to continue promoting ties with Japan: Japanese media

Japan’s Global News Asia website on April 7 ran a story saying that Japan-Vietnam relations will be further promoted in the future with the election of new leaders in... Read more »
Tokyo prosecutors: No ‘appeal’ for Vietnamese girl murder case

Tokyo prosecutors: No ‘appeal’ for Vietnamese girl murder case

Tokyo prosecutors have decided not to ask the supreme court to review a case involving a 9-year-old Vietnamese girl, who was killed in Chiba prefecture in 2017. Read more »
Vietnamese firms participate in M-Tech Nagoya exhibition

Vietnamese firms participate in M-Tech Nagoya exhibition

Vietnamese businesses have joined the Mechanical Components & Materials Technology Expo (M-Tech), which opened in Nagoya, the capital city of Aichi Prefecture, Japan on April 7. Read more »
Vietnam, Japan co-chair 14th meeting of EWG on peacekeeping operations

Vietnam, Japan co-chair 14th meeting of EWG on peacekeeping operations

The Ministry of National Defence held the 14th meeting of the Experts’ Working Group (EWG) on peacekeeping operations, fourth cycle, for the 2021-2023 period via video conference on April 6,... Read more »
Japan expresses concerns over China’s action in East Sea

Japan expresses concerns over China’s action in East Sea

Japan is deeply concerned about China’s repeated incursion into the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam) and Japanese-administered Senkaku islands in the East China Sea, Japanese Foreign... Read more »
Japanese company sets up joint venture in HCM City

Japanese company sets up joint venture in HCM City

Toppan Cosmo Inc., a trading arm of Japan's Toppan Printing Co., has set up a joint venture in Ho Chi Minh City with two Japanese partners to provide high-quality 3D... Read more »
Vietnamese become second biggest foreign-born community in Japan

Vietnamese become second biggest foreign-born community in Japan

Vietnamese for the first time surpassed people from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to become the second biggest foreign-born community in Japan, according to the largest data of the Immigration... Read more »
Indonesia, Japan foster cooperative ties in multiple spheres

Indonesia, Japan foster cooperative ties in multiple spheres

Indonesia and Japan held a diplomatic and defence strategic dialogue in Tokyo on March 30, agreeing to foster cooperation in various fields. Read more »
Indonesia, Japan boost defence cooperation

Indonesia, Japan boost defence cooperation

Indonesian Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto held talks with his Japanese counterpart Nobuo Kishi in Tokyo on March 28, during which they exchanged their views on regional security and defence... Read more »
Can Tho promotes investment attraction from Japan

Can Tho promotes investment attraction from Japan

Deputy Chairman of the People’s Committee of Can Tho Nguyen Van Hong on March 29 discussed with Chief Representative of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Shimizu Akira measures to... Read more »
Virtual job fair links Vietnamese with Japanese employers

Virtual job fair links Vietnamese with Japanese employers

A virtual job fair was held on March 27 with a view to connecting Vietnamese job seekers in Japan with local employers. Read more »
Vietnam co-chairs 15th meeting of ASEAN-Japan Joint Cooperation Committee

Vietnam co-chairs 15th meeting of ASEAN-Japan Joint Cooperation Committee

Ambassador Nguyen Hai Bang, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to ASEAN, and Japanese Ambassador Chiba Akira on March 23 co-chaired the 15th meeting of the ASEAN-Japan Joint Cooperation Committee. Read more »
Four Vietnamese honoured as excellent foreign workers in Japan

Four Vietnamese honoured as excellent foreign workers in Japan

Four Vietnamese were among the five workers awarded the title of excellent foreign construction workers of Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport during a ceremony held on March... Read more »
Vietnam views Japan as strategic partner of leading importance: Top leader

Vietnam views Japan as strategic partner of leading importance: Top leader

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on March 22 held phone talks with President of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and Prime Minister of Japan Suga... Read more »
Vietnam receives Japanese equipment for Government Information Reporting System

Vietnam receives Japanese equipment for Government Information Reporting System

A ceremony was held in Hanoi on March 17 to mark the reception of the Japanese Government-sponsored equipment for the Government Information Reporting System of Vietnam. Read more »
ASEAN, Japanese youths make 13 recommendations for ocean plastic pollution

ASEAN, Japanese youths make 13 recommendations for ocean plastic pollution

Twenty-two young intellectuals representing ten ASEAN member states and Japan, on March 16, adopted a joint declaration in which they expressed their concern over marine plastic waste and gave 13... Read more »
Forum talks Vietnam-Japan ties in sustainable energy development in GMS

Forum talks Vietnam-Japan ties in sustainable energy development in GMS

A policy research forum was held in Hanoi on March 15 to look into the enhancement of Vietnam-Japan cooperation for the sustainable energy development in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS)... Read more »
Over 36 pct of Japanese firms in Malaysia wish to expand operation: JETRO

Over 36 pct of Japanese firms in Malaysia wish to expand operation: JETRO

About 36.1 percent of Japanese enterprises doing business in Malaysia intend to further expand their operations in the next one to two years, mainly in the food, precision medical equipment... Read more »
Mitsubishi to invest nearly 800 mln USD in Indonesia

Mitsubishi to invest nearly 800 mln USD in Indonesia

Japan’s Mitsubishi Motors has pledged to invest 11.2 trillion rupiah (778.7 million USD) in Indonesia to develop electric vehicles, increasing annual capacity from 220,000 to 250,000 units. Read more »
Japan supports Vietnam in building legal regulations on waste management

Japan supports Vietnam in building legal regulations on waste management

Cooperation in waste management and the building of emission-free circular economy was highlighted at the third meeting of the Joint Committee of Vietnam’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE)... Read more »
Indonesia, Japan further intensify industrial cooperation

Indonesia, Japan further intensify industrial cooperation

Indonesia and Japan continue to further intensify comprehensive economic cooperation, especially in the industrial sector, and the synergy between the two countries is expected to have a positive impact on... Read more »
Vietnam’s labour force contributes to Japan’s post-pandemic recovery

Vietnam’s labour force contributes to Japan’s post-pandemic recovery

Vietnam continues to be one of the important sources of workers for Japan’s economic recovery and development in the post-COVID-19 period, according to the Japanese magazine Modern Business. Read more »
Vietnamese leaders extend congratulations on Japanese Emperor’s birthday

Vietnamese leaders extend congratulations on Japanese Emperor’s birthday

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong has extended a message of congratulations to Japanese Emperor Naruhito on his 61st birthday on February 23. Read more »
No Vietnamese casualties reported in Japan earthquake

No Vietnamese casualties reported in Japan earthquake

As of 8:00am on February 14 (Japanese time), no Vietnamese casualties had been reported following a powerful earthquake that struck off the coast of Fukushima, Japan, on February 13... Read more »
Vietnamese embassies celebrate Tet in Malaysia, Japan

Vietnamese embassies celebrate Tet in Malaysia, Japan

The Embassy of Vietnam and a number of Vietnamese representative agencies and expats in Malaysia on February 12 offered incense to late President Ho Chi Minh as a gesture to... Read more »
Nearly 47 percent of Japanese firms in Vietnam plan expansion

Nearly 47 percent of Japanese firms in Vietnam plan expansion

Despite a raft of difficulties plaguing 2020, nearly 47 percent of Japanese businesses investing in Vietnam said they will expand operations in the next one or two years, the Japan... Read more »
Half of Japanese firms in Vietnam plan to boost operations

Half of Japanese firms in Vietnam plan to boost operations

More than half of Japanese businesses in Vietnam and India have plans to expand their in-country operations, Kyodo News cited a recent survey. Read more »
Scholar suggests measures for Vietnam’s sustainable economic growth

Scholar suggests measures for Vietnam’s sustainable economic growth

Prof. Tran Van Tho, a former lecturer at Japan’s Waseda University suggested several measures for Vietnam to achieve sustainable economic development in the next period in an interview recently granted... Read more »
Vietnam boasts huge potential in medical tourism cooperation with Japan

Vietnam boasts huge potential in medical tourism cooperation with Japan

Vietnam holds huge potential in medical tourism that is expected to help the country attract more foreign tourists, including those from Japan, Associate Prof., Dr. Luong Ngoc Khue, Director of... Read more »
Vietnamese researchers win Inoue Yasushi Award

Vietnamese researchers win Inoue Yasushi Award

Three researchers and a student of Vietnam were honoured with the Inoue Yasushi Award for their PhD theses on Japanese literature, at a ceremony held by the Japan Foundation Centre... Read more »
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